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Events

Birth

November 10, 1483

Martin Luther was born on November 10, 1483, at Eisleben, Germany

Martin Luther got a masters degree in law

1505

Martin Luther got a masters degree in law, but he quit to become a monk

Martin Luther vowed to become a monk

July 2, 1505

Martin Luther vowed to become a monk when he got caught in a violent thunderstorm

Martin Luther translated the Ninety-five Theses

January 1518

Martin Luther translated the Ninety-five Theses from Latin into German

Martin Luther published the three great works

1520

Martin Luther published the Three Reformation Treatises

Pope Leo X threatened to excommunicate Luther if he didn't recant his writings

June 15, 1520

Martin Luther risked excommunication because he didn't recant his writings

Pope Leo X excommunicated Martin Luther

January 1521

Martin Luther was declared an outlaw and a heretic

Luther went to the Diet of Worms

April 18, 1521

Martin Luther went to The Diet of Worms to defend his beliefs

Death

February 18, 1546

Martin Luther died on February 18, 1546, at Eisleben, Germany